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PhishheadujJanuary 12th, 2009, 1:47 pm
north west new jersey/pa

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i recently came across with a bright green one of these. Is that the same or a completely different species?
always learning
TaxonJanuary 12th, 2009, 2:14 pm
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Plano, TX

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John-

The bright green ones are generally of family Rhyacophilidae (Free-living caddisflies), rather than family Philopotamidae (Net-spinning caddisflies).
Best regards,
Roger Rohrbeck
www.FlyfishingEntomology.com

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